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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Berberis asiatica?
If you know websites containing any information about Berberis asiatica please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Berberis asiatica and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Berberis asiatica.


Berberis asiatica basic info
Scientific Name: Berberis asiatica Roxb. ex DC..
Family: Berberidaceae.
Genus: Berberis.
For common names of Berberis asiatica in different languages - See link
Description: Berberisis a large genus of deciduous and evergreen shrubs found throughout the temperate and subtropical regions of the world (apart from Australia). Species diversity is greatest in South America, Africa and Asia; Europe and North America have native species as well. The most well-known Berberis species is the so-called European barberry, Berberis vulgaris, which is common in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, and central Asia. - for more info about Berberis asiatica See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Berberis asiatica
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Berberis asiatica in other websites
Berberis asiatica common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Berberis asiatica - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Berberis asiatica - See link.


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